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Moderate earthquake in Redlands

Wednesday, June 19th, 2013

A moderate earthquake happened at 12:11 p.m. Wednesday.  The epicenter was Redlands, according to the USGS.
The quake was 3.1 in magnitude, and was felt in Redlands, Riverside and Moreno Valley.
It was described as a quick jolt.
No damage was reported.

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Commencement ends Monday at UC Riverside

Monday, June 17th, 2013

On Monday UC Riverside will hold its last-of-7 graduations.
The commencement ceremonies started on June 14 with School of Business Administration graduates.
Commencement ceremonies end on Monday at, the Bourns College of Engineering, at 6:00 p.m., on the Pierce Lawn.
This is the 59th commencement at UC Riverside.
A total of 5,358 students will have graduated, according to UCR.

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Plane slams into hangar at Chino Airport

Friday, June 14th, 2013

While an unusual event, there were no injures when a jet plane collided with the Encore Jet Center, located at the Chino Airport just before 6:30 Thursday evening.
The plane was being serviced and three people were onboard when the Bombardier Aero Space Challenger 601 aircraft crashed into the hangar.
There was no confirmation that fuel leaked, […]

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Dodger rookie’s first week launches Puigmania

Monday, June 10th, 2013

Yasiel Puig hit four homers in first five games in majors

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San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station will not reopen

Friday, June 7th, 2013

The California Public Utilities Commission’s President, Michael R. Peevey, issued the following statement:
“SONGS has been a vital part of the Southern California electric supply system since 1968 when Unit 1 began operation, followed by Units 2 and 3 in 1983-1984. Unit 1 was retired in 1992 and now SCE has announced the retirement of Units […]

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Secret court order gives all Verizon phone records to NSA

Wednesday, June 5th, 2013

121 million customers of Verizon’s telephone service may be alarmed to know that the government is interested in their phone records.
Britain’s Guardian newspaper has revealed a court order, given in secret, that permits and causes the Verizon company to inform the National Security Agency of all calls placed on the Verizon network.
According to the Guardian […]

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Council Members Melendrez and Davis win new terms

Tuesday, June 4th, 2013

Riverside voters also approve Measure A.

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Hepatitis A infections linked to food sold in the Inland Empire

Friday, May 31st, 2013

News headline from the San Bernardino County Department of Public Health:
Two cases of hepatitis A have been confirmed in San Bernardino County linked with the consumption of the Townsend Farms Organic Antioxidant Blend of frozen berries sold through Costco.
Consumers are being warned not to eat the frozen berries as they may be linked to […]

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Riverside businessman M.E. “Bud” Davy dies

Sunday, May 26th, 2013

To most people he was “Bud” Davy, a Riverside businessman who loved his Cadillacs. Born in Chicago, he eventually moved to Riverside, where he lived for 34 years. If you didn’t know his name, it’s likely you encountered one of his business ventures.
He was the former owner of Car Wash Express, at the Canyon Crest […]

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Mayor Bailey: Why Riverside needs Measure A

Tuesday, May 21st, 2013

Mayor Rusty Bailey
Special to
If you are a registered voter, you probably already have your ballot which includes an initiative called Measure A.  Measure A will determine whether the City of Riverside should continue transferring a fixed percentage of water revenues to the General Fund.
I would like to provide some facts about Measure A, […]

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